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Avangrid Supervisor Meter Test and Engineering in Orange, Connecticut

Supervisor Meter Test and Engineering

Company: THE UNITED ILLUMINATING C

Location:

Orange, CT, US

Company

Company

Iberdrola is a global energy leader, the number one producer of wind power, and one of the world's biggest electricity utilities in terms of market capitalisation. The group supplies energy to almost 100 million people in dozens of countries including Spain, the United Kingdom (ScottishPower), the United States (AVANGRID), Brazil (Neoenergia), Mexico, Germany, Portugal, Italy and France, with a workforce of more than 35,000 people.

Iberdrola is leading the transition towards a sustainable energy model through its investments in renewable energy, smart grids, large-scale energy storage and digital transformation, to offer its customers the most advanced products and services. Thanks to its commitment to clean energy, Iberdrola is one of the companies with the lowest emissions and an international benchmark for its contribution to sustainability and the fight against climate change.

Responsibilities

Lead all activities associated with the Meter Test Center, Meter Engineering and special metering related projects. Provide guidance and support in all projects associated with metering either on a distribution or transmission level. Maintain proper inventory of meters and metering auxiliary equipment ensuring an adequate supply of tested/certified meters and miscellaneous supplies. Ensure state and federally mandated meter test programs are administered and proper documentation provided to meet state and federal requirements. Maintain all metering standards and operating procedures and ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley audit requirements.

•Provide guidance, direction and leadership to all metering personnel including the Meter Engineers, Meter Testers and Meter Stager.

•Provide guidance and support to the field forces as necessary.

•Oversee all activities associated with the meter test center ensuring proper inventories, supplies, materials and ensuring all receiving/shipping activities are processed in a timely manner.

•Maintain inventory control over all metering assets (using SAP as one method) including purchase and retirement of meters with updates and reports to supply chain or plant accounting as required.

•Maintain vendor relationships.

•Take lead role on, or oversee, all metering projects providing guidance, direction and support. Ensure timelines and budgets are adhered to and strategic value of projects is supported.

•Ensure compliance with all meter testing activities including acceptance tests, shop tests, periodic and selective state mandated test programs, portable customer tests, and customer complaints.

•Oversee all equipment activities associated with the meter test center including, meter test vans, all test equipment (portable or fixed) and purchase of new equipment as required.

•Maintain appropriate records of meter tests, reporting of all test results, correct transmittal of data to appropriate systems, and ensure that Sarbanes-Oxley requirements are maintained.

•Maintain all metering standards, operating procedures and Sarbanes-Oxley reporting/auditing requirements.

Skills and Requirements

  • 5 years’ experience with metering or in a related electrical technical field, power applications preferred. Supervisory and project management experience preferred.

  • Associates Degree in Engineering related discipline.

  • Skills/Abilities:

  • Develop Self & Others

  • Empower Growth

  • Collaborate and Share

  • Be a role model

  • Focus to achieve results

  • Be agile

  • #L1-MM1

Competencies

  • Develop Self & Others

  • Empower to grow

  • Collaborate and Share

  • Be a role model

  • Focus to achieve results

  • Be agile

Avangrid employees may be assigned a system emergency role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to work outside of their regular schedule/job duties. This is applicable to employees that will work in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, and New York within AVANGRD Network and Corporate functions. This does not include those that will work for Avangrid Renewables

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